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IntoGymnastics Library: Leiden im licht

Author : Christof Gertsch, Benjamin Steffen Language : German Suffering under the spotlight. What a book title. What a split between a successful, shining and nice blond young athlete, and the confession Ariella Kaeslin delivers in that authorized autobiography. The gymnast from Lucerne, the beautiful city in central Switzerland, was indeed the most successful swiss female gymnast…
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IntoGymnastics Library: Fabian Hambuechen

Auteur:  Fabian Hambüchen, Sandra Beckedahl, Kai Psotta Taal: Duits Met deze biografie zou ‘Fabi’, zoals Fabian Hambuchen door fans en vrienden liefkozend genoemd wordt, zeker indruk maken. Hij heeft moeten dealen met collega’s die hem vriendelijk uitlachten, tot journalisten die zich afvroegen waarom hij al op 23 jarige leeftijd met een biografie kwam. Maar het…
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IntoGymnastics Library: Winning Team

Taal: engels Door: Dominique Moceanu en Alicia Thompson Britt Morgan is twelve years old when she, and her family, move all the way to Texas to join a new gym for elite gymnasts, the Texas Twisters. It seems to be all great fun, but Texas and her new team are quite different from what she…
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IntoGymnastics Library: Shannon Miller: My Child, My Hero

Language: Englisch Autor: Claudia Miller Shannon Miller, not only a hero for her mother, but a hero for everyone in gymnastics. She was consecutive world champion all around, won several medals at the Olympics in 92 and 96, and is a big inspiration to a lot of people in the gymnastics world. In “Shannon Miller:…
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IntoGymnastics Library: Balancing Act

Author: Dominique Moceanu & Alicia Thompson Language: English Noelle is a twelve year old elite gymnast at Texas Twisters. Her friends are busy trying to qualify for nationals, but Noelle allready qualified. But several factors can still set her back. Her Romanian parents own a small shop to run the family of seven and gymnastics…
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IntoGymnastics Library: Winning Balance

Author: Shawn Johnson Language: English Shawn Johnson is one of the most famous American gymnasts in the history of the sport, often named together with gymnastics Superstars Nastia Liukin and Kim Zmeskal. Shawn is especially known for her strong powerhouse beam routine that won her the gold medal at the Olympics in Beijing when she…
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IntoGymnastics Library: Kika the upside-down girl

Kika the upside-down girl Author: Jessica Tudos Language: English Kika is a very special girl, she prefers to do everything upside-down. But not everyone is very happy with that. Kika doesn’t always belong with all her upside-down tricks. Until, one day, she discovers the gymnastics club, where there are many other adventurous kids. (more…)
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IntoGymnastics Library: Team Spirit

Author: Simone Kortsmit Language: Dutch Summer holiday is over and Marijke and her friends need to get back to work. This time for an important team competition. But the girls don’t only do gymnastics. There are a lot more adventures such as big sponsor events and the boy Marijke likes, suddenly acts weird. You can…
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IntoGymnastics Library: Nikki op turnkamp

Author: Simone Kortsmit Language: Dutch Just like many other gymnasts, Nikki will attend a gymnastics camp and she looks forward to it very much. She and her friends, and many other gymnasts from around the country will join the gymnastics training and many other advantures. From being home sick tot heft and from comedy night…
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IntoGymnastics Library – Becoming an Olympic Gymnast

Author: Beth Tweddle Language: Engels Beth Tweddle has competed in the Olympics three times and became the first gymnast from the UK to ever win a world title in artistic gymnastics. In her autobiography, primarily aimed at children, she writes about her life’s journey in gymnastics. An inspiring and educational children’s book about perseverance in…
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